Plaza de investigación en Tecnologí­a y Sociedad – Universidad de Sussex

sussexHasta el 26 de mayo está abierta la convocatoria para una plaza de investigación (fellow) para trabajar con el Prof. Adrian Smith sobre innovación social, hackerspaces y FabLabs en la Universidad de Sussex.


Research Fellow in Technology and Society
University of Sussex – Business, Management and Economics
Location:    Brighton
Salary:    £31,342 to £37,394 per annum
Hours:    Part Time
Contract Type:    Contract / Temporary

Placed on:    8th May 2015
Closes:    26th May 2015
Job Ref:    157
Part-time – 0.3 FTE, Fixed Term for 21 months

Expected Start Date: As soon as possible

We are seeking to appoint a Research Fellow to work with Prof. Adrian Smith on a research project on social innovation, hackerspaces and FabLabs. The position involves contributing some specific research to a European Union Framework 7 research project called TRANSIT: Transformative Social Innovation Theory. The specific duty with this post is to develop and undertake an international survey of FabLabs and Hackerspaces consistent with the requirements of the wider project, and according to the project timetable. Results to the survey will be fed into a project database. Responses to the survey will also be analysed and reported. It is the duty of the post holder to complete all these activities to a high standard. They will also be expected to write blogs and peer-reviewed article according with the more general responsibilities above.

If you wish to discuss the project and post, please contact Prof. Adrian Smith by email (

For full details and how to apply see

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